Chair Archive


Jul 1, 2022

Marianne Hebert

50th Anniversary Celebration USA
Sunday, July 24th is the US celebration at Sandstoner Park in Potsdam. The beach will be open (lifeguard on duty), and there will be family-friendly activities, paddleboards, kayaks, music and a chance to catch up with old friends! We hope you join us for an outing and the picnic catered by Big Spoon. Reservations are required for the picnic so we can get an accurate headcount (deadline to make reservations is Tuesday, July 19th). Schedule of events:

50th Anniversary Celebration Canada
For Canadian members who might not want to venture across the border, there will be a smaller get together on Saturday July 16th at Murphy’s Point Provincial Park. Check the outings schedule for details.

Chapter history project
We are compiling a history of our chapter as part of the 50th Anniversary Celebration, and we are seeking input from all Chapter members. Here is a survey to get you thinking about all the great things you remember about the Laurentian Chapter:

Chapter Affiliates fees
Affiliate memberships are now free for all chapters. You can sign up for any chapter for up to three years. That is a good way to get on mailing lists of other chapters and hear about other outings and events:

Fall Potluck
Mark your calendar! We are tentatively planning our Fall potluck for Sunday Nov. 6th at the Presbyterian Church in Canton. The guest speaker will be Jennifer Denny from the Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation. We will be following Club COVID guidelines and we are hoping that the pandemic will allow for an inperson gathering. Watch for event updates in the Fall!